Iran Prez says Syria visit marks turning point in bilateral ties

Iran Prez says Syria visit marks turning point in bilateral ties

[ad_1] Tehran: Ebrahim Raisi, who became the first Iranian President to visit Damascus after the Syrian war erupted in 2011, said on Friday that the landmark two-day trip was a “turning point” in improving bilateral political, economic, trade and security ties. Raisi told reporters here following his arrival from Syria that the trip was of … Read more

Pak PM Shehbaz, Hina Rabbani Khar’s discussion on ties with US leaked

Pak PM Shehbaz, Hina Rabbani Khar’s discussion on ties with US leaked

[ad_1] Islamabad: The record of an important discussion between Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif and Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Hina Rabbani Khar was leaked wherein the two, along with an assistant, were talking about Pakistan’s ties with the US, reports said on Sunday. The record of the discussion on crucial foreign policy, which … Read more

Shooter at Michigan State who killed three had no ties to school, officials say

Shooter at Michigan State who killed three had no ties to school, officials say

[ad_1] The man who stormed on to Michigan State University’s campus and shot three students to death before killing himself bought the ammunition fired during the attack only a few hours earlier, investigators announced on Thursday. Additionally, authorities said, the murderer had no personal or professional connection to the school, making his motive a mystery … Read more

China’s border pacts’ violation ‘eroded’ basis of ties: Rajnath to Chinese defence min

China’s border pacts’ violation ‘eroded’ basis of ties: Rajnath to Chinese defence min

[ad_1] New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday told his Chinese counterpart, General Li Shangfu that all issues at the LAC need to be resolved in accordance with existing bilateral agreements, officials said. In their meet, which came a day before the SCO Defence Ministers meet – which India, as the Chair of Shanghai … Read more

U.S.-China Ties Are Spiraling. The Cabinet’s Stuck in a Turf War.

U.S.-China Ties Are Spiraling. The Cabinet’s Stuck in a Turf War.

[ad_1] Secretary of State Antony Blinken would be the obvious first choice on the American side, but he is currently persona non grata in Beijing for canceling a visit in February after the U.S. shot down China’s alleged spy balloon. He annoyed China further by using a meeting shortly afterward in Munich with China’s top … Read more

Ex-Harvard prof sentenced, fined for lying about China ties

Ex-Harvard prof sentenced, fined for lying about China ties

[ad_1] “We are grateful for the court’s ruling,” said Lieber’s attorney, Marc Mukasey. “We think it was the appropriate decision so that Charlie can keep up his fight against his severe health issues.” Prosecutors had recommended three months in prison, a year of probation, a $150,000 fine and restitution to the IRS of $33,600. Prosecutors … Read more

N.Korea vows strong ties with Russia on leaders’ summit anniversary

N.Korea vows strong ties with Russia on leaders’ summit anniversary

[ad_1] North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin Seoul: North Korea vowed on Tuesday to strengthen its ties with Russia on the occasion of the fourth anniversary of the first summit between the leaders of the two nations. Vice Foreign Minister Im Chon-il issued a statement confirming “mutual support and solidarity” … Read more

Pakistan Army chief in China to boost military ties

Pakistan Army chief in China to boost military ties

[ad_1] Islamabad: Pakistan Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Asim Munir is in China on a four-day official visit aimed at enhancing bilateral military relations with the neighbouring country, according to the military’s media wing Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR). “COAS is on a four-day official visit to China for enhancing bilateral military relations,” Dawn news … Read more

‘Your future is America’s future’: Biden reaffirms Northern Ireland ties

‘Your future is America’s future’: Biden reaffirms Northern Ireland ties

[ad_1] “Where barbed wire one sliced up the city, today we find a cathedral of learning built of glass that lets the [light shine] in and out,” Biden said. The agreement “just has a profound impact for someone who has come back to see it. It’s an incredible testament to the power and the possibilities … Read more

UP man ties stone to rat’s tail & drowns it; 30-page chargesheet filed

UP man ties stone to rat’s tail & drowns it; 30-page chargesheet filed

[ad_1] Budaun: UP Police have filed a 30-page chargesheet in a Budaun court against a man who allegedly tied a stone to a rat’s tail and drowned it in a drain in November last year, an official said on Tuesday. The police investigation joined “each and every sequence” and prepared the chargesheet based on the … Read more